Definition from the XpertHR glossary.
Key differences in the law relating to information and consultation in Scotland and Northern Ireland.
The law on European Works Councils (EWCs), including which undertakings are covered and what happens if a European Works Council is requested.
The right of employees or their representatives to request information from their employers under the European Works Councils Directive constitutes a "necessary prerequisite" for determining whether a European-scale undertaking exists, which is itself a condition precedent for the setting up of a European Works Council or of a transnational procedure for informing and consulting employees, rules the European Court of Justice in Betriebsrat der bofrost Josef H Boquoi Deutschland West GmbH & Co KG v Bofrost Josef H Boquoi Deutschland West GmbH & Co KG.
HR and legal information and guidance relating to European Works Councils.